After all the hullabaloo (word of the day) about Eddie Murphy returning to the spotlight to host the 2012 Academy Awards, he officially bowed out today! He is the SECOND key player to quit this week.
Executive producer Brett Ratner was the first to bail yesterday. Eddie is close friends with Brett and decided to support Ratner. But, the question is WHY did Brett quit? There’s some controversy, and the details are HERE.